The first edition of the We Are Railfans Podcast is now available to listen to across a number of platforms and marks the start of our discussion with notable and leading railfans in a variety of fields. Episode 1 features journalist, broadcaster, author and co-director of Revolution Trains Ben Ando, who has previously worked with ITN, Channel 5 and the BBC. Revolution Trains specialise in the N-Gauge models. You can find out more about their range of products in the link above. Photo courtesy of Revolution Trains.
Our host Sam Bennett, known by the Train Simulator community through his appearances with Railfan TV, discusses with Ben the 'Golden Age of British Railways', a subjective topic, which results in a meandering through other subjects like HS2, the difference between US and UK railfans and what the future holds for both Britain's railways and its railfans - young and old.
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